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Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship Program

Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance Number: 93.932
Health Resources and Services Administration, Papa Ola Lokahi, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Mar 15, 2023

The Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship Program awards full scholarships, including allotments for educational expenses and living stipends, to Native Hawaiians who are enrolled in specific healthcare programs. Recipients of the scholarships must agree to practice for a 2-year period in an eligible service obligation setting in Hawaii.


Must be a Native Hawaiian that is enrolled as a full-time student in a fully accredited health professions program located in a state, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Territory of Guam, the Territory of American Samoa, the Republic of Palau, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, or the Federated States of Micronesia. Applicants must be planning to enter one of the health professions listed on the program website.

Geographic coverage
Nationwide and U.S. Territories
Amount of funding

Scholarships cover the full cost of tuition, a stipend for living expenses, and an allotment for education-related expenses.

Students may receive an award for up to 4 years. An additional year of service is required for each scholarship received after the initial 2-year award.

Application process

Links to program guidance and the online application portal are available on the program website.

Tagged as
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Dental workforce · Health occupations · Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander · Nurse practitioners and other advanced practice registered nurses · Nurses · Oral health · Physician assistants · Physicians · Primary care · Public health · Scholarships for health careers

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